Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County
Reno, Nevada

Planning Director
Salary: $113,193.60 to $168,334.40 DOQ
First resume review: Thursday, December 7, 2023.

Join us at RTC Washoe County! This cutting-edge organization is seeking a Planning Director that is forward thinking and looking to challenge the status quo. This is a fantastic opportunity to work for an industry leader in mass transit and improve the Reno/Sparks region transportation network and services.

The Planning Director will direct and manage the planning activities required by RTCís Metropolitan Planning Organization designation. The Director will also oversee all operations of the Planning department including planning projects and contract management, community outreach related to planning efforts, and grant application development. The Director will also oversee development of the federally required Regional Transportation Plan, which is currently being updated.

Candidates are required to have a bachelorís degree. A Masterís Degree in urban and regional planning, civil engineering, or related field is preferred. At least ten years of planning experience, of which at least seven years are in the public sector and at least five years are supervisory experience and/or senior management experience; or an equivalent combination of experience and education. AICP or PTP certificates preferred.

To submit your resume (reflecting years and months of employment including beginning/ending dates), cover letter, and a list of six work-related references (two supervisors, two direct reports, and two colleagues) please go to:

For information about this position, please contact:

David Niemeyer
CPS HR Consulting

To view an online brochure for this position visit:
Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County website:

The Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County is an equal opportunity employer.